Victorian Chamber member recognition

Celebrating our members. Learn more about our long-standing members as we celebrate their membership with us each month.
The Victorian Chamber is recognising and celebrating our long-standing members.

Recently celebrated awards

Learn more about our members and what they consider to be the best part of Victorian Chamber membership for their business.

HESTA Superannuation Fund

HESTA Superannuation Fund - 10 years' membership

HESTA is an Australian industry superannuation fund dedicated to people in health and community service sectors. HESTA services more than 70,000 employers and has more than 860,000 members. They have been members of the Chamber for 10 years and have found the Chamber to be dependable particularly in providing assistance with Human Resources.

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Left: Tamer Sen, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber
Right: Jan Sparks, Human Resources Coordinator at HESTA

McFarlane Medical Equipment

McFarlane Medical Equipment - 10 years' membership

McFarlane Medical are Australia and New Zealand’s leading healthcare and laboratory supplies provider. They are 100% Australian born, owned and operated for over 35 years. They have been Chamber members for 10 years and the services they value most are the tools and templates and Workplace Relations Advice Line.

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Left: Carmen Gurney, Laboratory Product Specialist at McFarlane Medical
Centre: Lara Sanguinetti, Office Manager at McFarlane Medical
Right: Tamer Sen, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber

Floridia Cheese

Floridia Cheese - 10 years' membership

Floridia Cheese has become Australia’s most respected traditional Italian cheese manufacturer and is considered the industry benchmark for consistency and quality in Italian cheese products. Its success has come from the commitment to time honoured traditional methods, passion forged from a family steeped in the history of cheese making and the determination to manufacture to the highest possible standards.

Their favourite Chamber benefit would have to be the Advice Line service offered for members. They operate on 4 different awards and to be able to have access to accurate updated award information makes their job so much easier and saves them a great deal of time.

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Left: Lisa Montalto, Administration Manager at Floridia Cheese
Right: Aman Prasad, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber

Cottage Kennels & Cattery

Cottage Kennels and Cattery - 10 years' membership

Cottage Kennels and Cattery was established in 1988, by Rick and Lisa Morrison. Their family owned boarding kennel and cattery is managed by their daughter Lauren, assisted by their other daughters Sarah and Johanna. Their beautiful facilities are purpose built and designed which allows your pet/s to enjoy a luxurious country stay.

The Workplace Relations Advice Line is their favourite Chamber benefit.

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Left: Alexis Sarris, Assistant Manager at Cottage Kennels and Cattery
Right: Aman Prasad, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber

Malthouse Theatre

Malthouse Theatre - 25 years' membership

The Malthouse Theatre is a vibrant performing arts venue, staging contemporary drama and dance. They collaborate with local and international artists to create inventive performances that cut to the core of the human experience. They have been members of the Chamber for 25 years and have found the Chamber to be dependable particularly in providing assistance with Human Resources.

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Left: Liz White, Finance Administrator at Malthouse Theatre
Right: Tamer Sen, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber

Great Ocean Road Coast Committee

Great Ocean Road Coast Committee - 25 years' membership

The Great Ocean Road Coast Committee is responsible for the management of 37 km of the iconic coastal reserves on Victoria’s Great Ocean Road, from the rolling waves of Point Impossible east of Torquay to the dramatic Otways at Cumberland River, southwest of Lorne. Summer is a busy time of year peaking at 80 staff working to protect the natural value of the Great Ocean Road.

Steve has been with the company 19 years and has always been a loyal VCCI member utilizing our Workplace relations and training services.

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Left: Steve Major, Finance Manager at the Great Ocean Road Coast Committee
Right: James Gulli, Regional Manager at the Victorian Chamber

Advanced Solutions International

Advanced Solutions International (Asia Pacific) - 10 years' membership

Advanced Solutions International (Asia Pacific) are part of a global software company that owns iMis. The group is headquartered in Austin, Texas. They believe that the work of non-profits is of vital importance to the world and since 1991 their software has allowed organisations in the industry to focus on their mission, not their technology and are the global leader in delivering cloud based software solutions for member and donor based organisations.

The company predominantly uses our workplace relations and training services.

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Left: Kim Woo, Relationship Consultant at the Victorian Chamber
Right: Julie Willett, Human Resources and Facilities Director

Be.Bendigo

Be.Bendigo - 10 years' membership

Supporting Greater Bendigo businesses, Be.Bendigo is the peak organisation for business in Greater Bendigo. Be.Bendigo is also a valued partner of The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and through the Chambers key alliance with Be.Bendigo, the VCCI has established a strong presence in the Bendigo and surrounding regions. Through membership, Be.Bendigo contribute to a vibrant and prosperous local economy while helping businesses expand their local networks to grow and be connected to new opportunities.

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Left: Jayson Tayeh, Be.Bendigo Engagement Manager
Centre: David Hughes, Be.Bendigo Project Director
Right: Dennis Bice, Be.Bendigo CEO

Tradewind Australia

Tradewind Australia - 10 years' membership

Tradewind Australia specialise in finding the right teacher, social worker or bespoke solution for organisations and assist in finding employment in these sectors across Melbourne and Victoria. Their industry specific knowledge and match-making skills are like no other. The main Chamber service that they utilise is the Workplace Relations Advice Line.

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Left: Kim Woo, Regional Manager at the Victorian Chamber
Right: George Richards, Managing Director at Tradewind Australia